Recommended Reading: Suggestions for Public Outreach (PDF)
Also, please read the 12 Recommended Guidelines for Dealing with the Media for helpful direction when doing local outreach efforts. In addition to observing our 12 Traditions, please be aware that sending mass unsolicited emails constitutes spam and is illegal in the U.S., but mass mailings to physical addresses are legal.
5th Tradition Outreach Cards
Carry these with you to give to the addict who still suffers when sharing S.L.A.A. recovery. One-sided so you can write your phone number on the back. Download the PDF to print, or design your own!
These outreach cards are also available for purchase through the F.W.S. Store at http://store.slaafws.org/prod/BC001-010.html.
Letter to the Professional
The Board approved a Letter to the Professional for distribution to healthcare professionals .
Use or edit this letter to suit your local outreach efforts.
There are five free S.L.A.A. Pamphlets you may print freely:
For the Professional (8.5×14 paper needed)
Addicted to Sex? Addicted to Love?
Twelve Recommended Guidelines for Dealing with the Media
Supporting S.L.A.A. the 60/40 Way
Is it Really Necessary? Copyright Information
12 Lineamientos Recomendados para Manejar Las Relaciones Públicas con Los Medios de Comunicación
Apoyando a A.S.A.A. Bajo El Modelo 60/40
¿Adicto al Sexo? ¿Adicto al Amor?
Para los Profesionales: Información sobre A.S.A.A.
Free Issue of the Journal
You may also print and distribute the special free issue of the Journal,
the official magazine of S.L.A.A. This issue was created especially for
newcomers and healthcare professionals.
Large 2.5′ x 6′ S.L.A.A. Banners
These are designs for 2.5′ x 6′ banners to display at Group or Intergroup meetings, S.L.A.A. retreats, or for doing outreach at Healthcare Professional Conferences or 12-Step Conventions. Download the PDF and take to a local printer. The cost ranges from $20 to $50 per banner at most print shops.
You may also contact the Conference Public Information Committee (CPIC)